Proms 2019

Proms 2019

Calendar

Proms 2019 Calendar

  • Wed 24 Jul 2019

    • 17:45
      Imperial College Union

      A discussion about Bartók with musicologist and broadcaster Erik Levi.

      Also part of
      Free Events
      Proms Plus Talk
    • 19:30
      Royal Albert Hall

      Dance – whether in the insistent Russian folk rhythms of Stravinsky’s Firebird suite, the exotic pulse of Bartók’s Dance Suite, or the languorous, sensual stretches of Debussy’s faun – runs right through this concert featuring three orchestral classics.

      Dance – whether in the insistent Russian folk rhythms of Stravinsky’s Firebird suite, the exotic pulse of Bartók’s Dance Suite, or the languorous, sensual stretches of Debussy’s faun – runs right through this concert featuring three orchestral classics.

      Programme

          • Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune(10 mins)Henry Wood Novelties: UK premiere, 1904
          • Alhambra (violin concerto)(20 mins)BBC co-commission with Festival Internacional de Música y Danza de Granada, Orchestre de Paris and Stiftung Berliner Philharmoniker: UK premiere
            • interval
            • Dance Suite(17 mins)Henry Wood Novelties: UK premiere, 1925
            • The Firebird – suite (revised version, 1919)(23 mins)Henry Wood Novelties: UK premiere, 1913

        Performers

        Prom 8: Invitation to the Dance